Small-scale fisheries are Too Big To Ignore

Too Big to Ignore is a new research network and knowledge mobilization partnership to promote and revitalize small-scale fisheries.

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New Book: Governability of Fisheries and Aquaculture

This volume illustrates the contribution of interactive governance theory to understanding core fisheries and aquaculture challenges.

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Postdoctoral Fellowship: Curriculum Development and Capacity Building in Small-Scale Fisheries

TBTI is recruiting a Postdoctoral Research Fellow who will be based in the Department of Geography, Faculty of Arts, at Memorial University (St. John’s, Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada). The successful candidate will be responsible for curriculum development of a new “transdisciplinary course on fisheries” within the TBTI project. We seek a highly motivated person with […]

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Information System for Small-scale Fisheries (ISSF) launched

  TBTI has recently launched its Information System on Small-scale Fisheries (ISSF), the first interactive global repository of small-scale fisheries, providing information on key characteristics of this sector in various locations around the world, as well as synthesized knowledge about their importance, contributions and potentials.  Through crowdsourcing tools, it invites people with information on different facets of […]

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WHO WE ARE

Officially launched in September 2012, this six-year long Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) project is an open network that encourages anyone interested in SSF, including fishers, fisher organizations, practitioners, managers, policy makers, donors, students and researchers to participate in an interactive discussion about SSF.  TBTI is a research network knowledge mobilization partnership established to elevate […]

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TBTI participates in discussion about the future of food in Newfoundland and Labrador

On October 22, Food Futures NL, an interdisciplinary research project on the food system in Newfoundland and Labrador, organized a roundtable discussion about the future of food in the province. Food Futures NL originated from FARM, a Memorial University initiative focused on encouraging under and postgraduate research focused on ensuring a sustainable food system in […]

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New e-book: Enhancing Stewardship in Small-Scale Fisheries: Practices and Perspectives

  The University of the West Indies in partnership with TBTI is glad to present a new e-book titled: “Enhancing Stewardship in Small-Scale Fisheries: Practices and Perspectives”. The e-book explores the notion of stewardship within the framework defined by the TBTI Working group 4 “Enhancing the stewardship”. It recognizes SSF as complex adaptive social-ecological system, and […]

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